• Event Time 7:30 am-12:00 pm
  • Event Start Date December 9, 2017
Great Guernsey Trail – 12Ks of Christmas


Dress up in your favorite Christmas costume, ugly sweater, Santa Claus outfit or come dressed as your favorite Christmas movie character (prize for best costume) and join us Saturday, December 9th for our 1st Annual 12K’s of Christmas 12K/5K Race & Fun Run & Walk at Leatherwood Park in Lore City, Ohio. This event is meant to showcase the Great Guernsey Trail, while helping to collect new unwrapped toys that will be donated to the Guernsey County Secret Santa. Individuals that bring a new, unwrapped toy will be entered into a chance to win gift cards or cash. This will be a chipped timed race with timing services provided by Muskingum Multi-Sports.
Proceeds raised at this event will support the Guernsey County Community Development’s Military Veterans Transportation Program. This program provides free transportation for area veterans to and from medical appointments as well to and from appointments such as VA, personal and legal. Each month the program completes over 60 runs and currently assists over 30 veterans. The program relies completely on donations and fundraisers.

WHEN / WHERE : Saturday, December 9th, 2017 @ 9am Great Guernsey Trail – Leatherwood Park-204 Main Street – Lore City, Ohio


The 12K & 5K Race and Fun Run are out and back events held entirely on the paved Great Guernsey Trail. The route starts in Lore City and follows the trail to each turn around and then returns to Lore City. This is a scenic, traffic free route that follows Leatherwood Creek. There will be water at the turnarounds and finish lines. Food will be provided at the finishing line as well


Engraved plaques will be issued to the top three overall finishers and medals will be awarded to the top three finishers in each of the following age categories:
14-under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+ Walkers are welcome!
RACE RESULTS: Results will be published on our website at www.muskingummultisports.com


Your race packet will include a Gender Specific T-shirt with race logo, swag and more. All participates registered by November 28th are guaranteed a Race T-shirt. Extra t-shirts will be first come first serve on race day.


Race Day registration and Packet pick-up will be at Leatherwood Park–
204 Main St. Lore City, Ohio – Starting at 7:30
1) Register online: Muskingum Multisports
2) Print or Pick up a registration form – mail the entry form to: Guernsey County CDC – P.O. Box 1175 Cambridge, Ohio 43725
3) Register on race day starting at 7:30 am.
ENTRY FEES (non-refundable)
Fun Run & Walk $20.00 through December 8th – Day of Entry $25.00
5k run $25 through December 8th – Day of Entry $30
12k run $30 through December 8th – Day of Entry $35


For any questions please contact Race Director Ron Gombeda @ 740-439-0020 or email at rgombeda@guernseycountycdc.com